Lana Waldrep-Appl is an artist who lives and works in the Austin-metropolitan area. She received her BFA in studio art from the University of Texas at Austin in 2007 and her MFA in painting from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2010. Lana has been teaching painting and art foundations at Texas State University since 2010. When not making paintings or teaching, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and young son and daughter.